MNL48 announced on Sunday that the group’s upcoming 6th single title track will be AKB48’s iconic song ‘River’.
The announcement was first made during the idol group’s Valentine Concert event last February 16.
The single will be headed by two centers: Gabb Skribikin and Abby Trinidad.
Other members of the Senbatsu include Amy Isidto, Frances Pinlac, Gia Muse, and Jaydee Villarule. Belle Delos Reyes, Sheki Arzaga, Laney Sanosa, Jamie Alberto, Rans Rifol, Sela Guia, Ella Amat, Jan Elaura, Brei Binuya and Colleen Trinidad.
‘River’ was originally performed by Japanese idol AKB48 as its 14th major single. The song is regarded as most iconic single and the beginning of the legend of AKB48.
Both BNK48 and JKT48, their sister groups in Thailand and Indonesia released their own rendition of the song.